Learn about the Union flag during the Civil War and how it changed over the course of the war here.
How the Confederacy got their Weapons – Fueling the Confederate War Machine
When the Civil War began, the Union instituted a blockade of Southern ports. This crippled the Confederacy and left them attempting to find ways around the blockade. Learn about how the Confederacy fueled their war machine and got around the blockade.
Hispanic Americans in the Civil War and the legacy
Introduction When many imagine the American Civil War, they tend to think of the blue and gray clashing on the battlefields of Gettysburg or Antietam. Many imagine soldiers of either Anglo or African descent. However, many do not conjure up soldiers who were descendants of Spanish ancestry fighting in the American Civil War. This part... Continue Reading →
Background to the Civil War – causes and events
There were many events that led up to the American Civil War. This article will give you a brief and comprehensive overview of the events that ultimately led to the War Between the States.
40+ American Civil War Statistics/Facts 
The Civil War is the deadliest event in American history. The war raged from 1861-1865. The following article contains facts and statistics to help you better understand the war and the impact it had!